Martino, Giovanni, b. 1908 d. 1998
Active in Blue Bell, Penn.
Collection size: 2.3 linear feet
Collection Summary: Biographical material, correspondence, works of art, writings, photographs, a scrapbook, and printed material regarding Giovanni Martino and the Martino family including Martino's wife Eva Marinelli Martino, their children Babette, Nina F., and Martino's brothers Frank, Antonio, Albert, Ernest, William, and Edmond.
Biographical/Historical Note: Giovanni Martino (1908-1998) was a painter in Blue Bell, Penn. Martino and his six brothers formed the Martino Commercial Art Studio, where Giovanni worked as a graphic artist. Martino's wife, Eva (1916-2012), and daughters Babette (1945-2011) and Nina F. (1952- ) are also artists.
Donated 2005 by Eva, Nina and Babette Martino, Giovanni Martino's wife and daughters and in 2014 by Nina F. Martino.